Karnataka Land Reforms Act 1961 Amended: Industry can now buy land directly from Karnataka farmers.
- Karnataka Implements changes to Section 109 of land Reforms Act 1961, to allow industries to buy land directly from Farmers
- The amendments come into force from 20.11.2019
- Units will still need nod from States Revenue department
- Applications to be cleared within 30 days by the concerned Deputy Commissioner, failing which it will be deemed approval
This was been one of our long standing demands. Read here
A major reform to increase competitiveness and to boost industrial development in the state of Karnataka has been enacted paving the way for easy access of land to Industries. Neighbouring states of Tamil Nadu, Telangana & Andhra Pradesh have been allowing this for a while. A 3 year process earlier, would now take only about 30 days – there by removing many impediments and position Karnataka as an alternative sourcing hub to companies who are looking to move out of China post COVID 19